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Multimedia presentation: Shelter from the storms

Constrution crews will build a 2.4-kilometre long and eight-metre high barrier with two lock-type gates across the swamplands east of New Orleans, effectively sealing two major canals, the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway and Mississippi River Gulf Outlet.
Take a tour of the project designed prevent a reoccurence of the destruction wreaked by Hurricane
Katrina.

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